[Marital Rape] Wife cannot compel Parliament to prescribe punishment against her husband: Advocate Raj Kapoor

Making marital rape an offence has the potential to destroy the institution of marriage which is not only a union between two individuals, but also affects the children as well as the entire family, he said.
Delhi High Court, Marital rape
Delhi High Court, Marital rape

A wife cannot compel parliament to prescribe a particular punishment against her husband just to satisfy her ego, advocate Raj Kapoor told the Delhi High Court in the marital rape case hearing on Tuesday [RIT Foundation v Union of India].

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